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Export-spec Proton Saga launched in Pakistan, R3 variant gets a manual!

As part of Proton’s aggressive push to export overseas, the company has launched the Proton Saga in Pakistan. Five variants are available in Pakistan, with prices ranging from PKR 1,975,000 (~RM 54k) for the Saga Standard MT to PKR 2,225,000 (~RM 60k) for the Saga Ace AT.In addition to the regular variants, Proton’s Pakistan arm is also offering the Saga R3 there. Only 100 units of the kitted-up Saga are offered. Unlike Malaysia whereby the model is sold exclusively with a four-speed

Eric

Eric

Apr 5, 2021

New 2020 Perodua Bezza vs 2019 Proton Saga - How do they compare?

(2020 Perodua Bezza Spec and Prices | Gallery) | (2019 Proton Saga Spec and Prices | Gallery)As Perodua recently unveiled the updated 2020 Bezza, the burning question on everyone’s mind is simple - should I pick the new Bezza or the equally-new Proton Saga?Fuel efficiency - Bezza is king, naturallySince its introduction back in 2016, the Perodua Bezza has cemented its fuel efficiency capabilities, thanks to its featherlight body, fuel-sipping engines, and slippery aerodynamics.According to

Eric

Eric

Jan 10, 2020

Sunroof on a Saga? Take a look at these UK-spec Proton Saga brochures from 30 years ago!

The Proton Saga turned 35 in 2020 and to celebrate that, Proton launched the Saga Anniversary Edition. Resplendent in a black and yellow paint job, the commemorative edition Saga sold all 1,100 units in just 5 days!Kudos to Proton for achieving that success in such a short time but it seems that being a fast-seller isn’t just limited to local sales. Once upon a time, Proton did just that with the original Saga in the UK.No, this wasn't Proton's display at the 1988 Br

CY Foong

CY Foong

Sep 6, 2020

From RM 123k, Nepal debuts the most expensive Proton Saga!

The Proton Saga is a humble, affordable car in Malaysia but can you imagine spending around RM 123k for one? It might sound hard to believe but that’s the price of a base-spec Saga after conversion in Nepal.After launching in Kenya and Egypt, the next stop for the entry-level Proton model is the hilly Himalayan terrain of Nepal. Proton cars are distributed by Jagdamba Motors Pvt. Ltd and the Saga is the first Proton model to be launched there.There are two variants available for the Nepal-

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 14, 2021

2021 Proton Saga seen in Egypt, launching soon?

A couple of days ago, we reported that Proton is in the midst of growing their export business, expanding the business to various new markets.Though not an entirely new market, it appears that Proton is quietly gearing up to introduce the Proton Saga in Egypt, as seen on several social media postings. Seen here is the current-generation Proton Saga facelift that was introduced in Malaysia in August 2019. At a glance, it appears that the Egypt-bound units are visually identical to the Malaysian-

Eric

Eric

Dec 14, 2020

Now in Egypt - 2021 Proton Saga gets 3 variants, no ESC

Proton Cars Egypt has just introduced the 2021 Proton Saga in Egypt, days after the model was seen at dealer lots.Three variants are offered in Egypt, namely the 1.3 Standard MT, 1.3 Standard AT, and 1.3 Premium AT. As the name implies, all three variants are powered by a naturally-aspirated 1.3-litre (1,332 cc, not the Pakistan Saga’s 1,299 cc unit) petrol engine that does 95 PS and 120 Nm, hooked up to a four-speed automatic or a five-speed manual.Safety equipment include twin airbags, A

Eric

Eric

Dec 23, 2020

Evolution of the Proton Saga in 35 years  - The pride of Malaysia or wasted potential?

Proton was one of the few carmakers to emerge from the 80s (coincidentally, Geely was also part of that small batch). The first car to bear the Proton name was the Proton Saga. Based on the Mitsubishi Lancer Fiore, the Saga was a big deal for Malaysia when it first came to fruition in 1985.Thirty five years later, the Saga remains highly relevant. The compact saloon is affordable and perfect for young families. It is a worthy successor to the “Saga” name. Having evolved over 35

Arif

Arif

Oct 26, 2020

New Proton Saga Launched In Malaysia, Priced From RM 32,800

Proton has introduced the new Saga here in Malaysia, with prices starting from: Standard MT - RM 32,800 Standard AT - RM 35,800 Premium AT - RM 39,800All prices are on-the-road, without insurance.Visually, the new Proton Saga now gets Proton’s ‘Infinite Weave’ motif in the front grille, plus a new front bumper, while the rear bumper has also been redesigned with a chrome strip and bumper inserts on the sides. Proton has also removed the emblem that was on the boot garnish, repl

Jack

Jack

Aug 7, 2019

Proton to start assembly in Pakistan by Q3 2021 – X70, Saga first models

Proton has been ramping up its presence in Pakistan with the launching of the Saga a little more than a week ago. Even though it has only two models in its line-up with the Proton X70 completing the pair, Proton’s partner in the South Asian nation, Al-Haj Automotive aims to commence local assembly at its new plant by the third quarter of 2021.Proton and Al-Haj Automotive signed an agreement in 2018The plant, which is built on a greenfield site in Karachi, will have a planned capacity of 25

CY Foong

CY Foong

Apr 12, 2021

Video: 2019 Proton Saga 1.3 Premium facelift Review, best car to buy under RM 40k!

The 2019 Proton Saga facelift is our national carmakers most important model launch after the much-hyped Proton X70.It is the most affordable Proton model sold at a price point that most hardworking Malaysians can afford. With the facelift, Proton has elevated its entry-level car to be a desirable product.Proton engineers did not only set out to make the Proton Saga look good but also focused on making it feel good. The latter although quite abstract, can be clearly felt at every important touch

Adrian Chia

Adrian Chia

Jan 30, 2020

Proton Saga FLX / FL kini serendah RM 15k, sedan bajet terbaik?

Proton SagaSelepas 35 tahun dalam pasaran, Proton Saga sememangnya dekat di hati rakyat Malaysia. Proton Saga mungkin bermula sebagai sedan segmen C tetapi mengikut peredaran masa, ia berubah menjadi sedan segmen A.Sepanjang 35 tahun tersebut, Proton Saga tentunya menjadi sebahagian daripada kehidupan rata-rata rakyat Malaysia. Hari ini, tumpuan akan diberikan kepada Proton Saga generasi ke 2, khususnya Proton Saga FL dan FLX yang sudah mencecah 10 tahun. Lebih dari 10 tahun, mungkin bukan sesua

Haris

Haris

Nov 16, 2020

Owner Review: Finding my new daily driver - Proton Saga Premium 2019

** This article is the personal experience of a 2019 Proton Saga Premium owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Facebook: Shahrul NizamFinding a New Daily Driver In March 2020, I was looking for a new daily driver to replace my ageing first car, the Honda Civic Ferio EK3 (M) which is having various mechanical problems.  I’m not fancying for Honda City, Jazz or even Toyota Vios because of high monthly instalment rate over MYR500. This led me to only have 3

Owner Review

Owner Review

Aug 7, 2020

Which is cheaper to maintain over a 5-year period, the Proton Saga or Perodua Bezza?

Earlier, we've compared the maintenance costs between two of Malaysia’s cheapest sedans, the Proton Saga and Perodua Bezza.Perodua Bezza galleryNow, let’s throw periodic maintenance, road tax, and insurance into the mix and see which entry-level sedan is cheaper to run and maintain.Proton Saga galleryFrom the table compiled, it is clear that over a period of 5 years, the Proton Saga is RM 910.64 cheaper than the Perodua Bezza, but that is not the full story.It is worth notin

Eric

Eric

May 6, 2020

Proton aims to double export volume in 2021 - Saga, X50, and X70 to lead

Proton aims to double its export volume over the next 12 months, assuming that export activities are not overly hampered by restrictions due to the global pandemic, said Proton in a press statement released today.Spearheading Proton’s export ambitions will be the Proton Saga, Proton X70, and Proton X50.The Proton Saga has since been exported to Kenya as knocked down (KD) kits to be assembled there, as well as to Nepal, as a completely built-up (CBU) car.Meanwhile, the Proton X70 has also b

Hans

Hans

Jan 29, 2021

That one time when the Proton Saga was sold in the US, sort of

Malaysians are familiar with Proton’s ties with Mitsubishi Motors, its former technical partner in the ‘80s and ‘90s. We all know that the first Proton Saga was based on the Mitsubishi Lancer Fiore.The donor car - Mitsubishi Lancer FioreWhat is less known however, was that back in the ‘80s, Chrysler had a 15 percent stake in Mitsubishi Motors, and was selling several Mitsubishi models, including the Lancer Fiore under Chrysler’s Dodge and Plymouth brands in the US.T

Hans

Hans

May 15, 2020

New 2020 Perodua Bezza vs Proton Saga vs Proton Persona – A bigger option for the same price?

The new 2020 Perodua Bezza is the natural rival to the Proton Saga in the A-Segment sedan market, but with the highest spec Advance (AV) priced at RM 49,980, there are other options that you should consider in the bigger B-Segment – the Proton Persona 1.6 Executive.Take a look at the overview:Evidently, the Premium spec Saga is the cheapest of the lot as compared to both the Bezza 1.3 AV and Persona 1.6 Executive on paper. That being said, let’s compare the specs and e

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Mar 12, 2020

Barang Rare: Proton Saga Limousine 1.5A original. Antara model Proton Saga paling mahal?

Proton Saga generasi pertama memang didatangkan dengan pelbagai gimik pemasaran. Anak sulung Proton ini ternyata menerima edisi-edisi khas seperti Proton Saga Knight sehinggalah ke hari ini dengan Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun.Namun begitu, mungkinkah Proton Saga Limousine 1.5A ini model Proton Saga paling mahal? Proton Saga Limousine adalah sebuah model khas yang dikeluarkan pada tahun 1990 dengan harga anggaran sekitar RM 50,000 pada ketika itu. Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun ke 25 pula pern

Haris

Haris

Sep 14, 2020

Imej Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun 2020 tertiris! Inspirasi dari Proton Saga Iswara teksi?

Proton SagaTak sampai beberapa jam montaj Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun 2020 dipaparkan, beberapa imej Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun 2020 telahpun tertiris.Laman Facebook The Ajerul memuat naik beberapa imej Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun yang sangat-sangat mirip dengan model yang ditunjukkan di dalam montaj.The Ajerul turut menambah bahawa Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun ini didatangkan dalam varian premium.Berkemungkinan besar, harga Proton Saga Edisi Ulangtahun 2020 ini lebih daripada RM 40,000 berd

Haris

Haris

Jul 8, 2020

Apa kekurangan Proton Saga 2020?

Proton SagaArtikel ini dibuat bukanlah untuk mengkondem Proton Saga. Artikel ini hanya sekadar ingin memberi sedikit sudut pandang berbeza bagi pembaca yang sedang berkira-kira untuk membeli kereta ini. Sebagai seorang pemilik Proton Saga 2020 baru, kereta ini mudah menjadi kereta kegemaran saya. Tidak dinafikan, ramai yang menggemari Proton Saga 2020 baru ini kerana nilainya. Memang juara kereta rakyat Malaysia!Dengan harga dibawah RM 40,000, siapa yang mampu menandingi Proton Saga dalam aspek

Haris

Haris

Jun 16, 2020

Deal breakers: 2019 Proton Saga - Love the car, but its ergonomics needs to be improved

Allow me to begin by saying this isn’t about condemning the 2019 Proton Saga facelift because I genuinely adore it. So much in fact, I have one sitting right at home.At under RM 40k, there are no other cars that pack quite as much value as the Proton Saga. It drives well, has decent refinement, and a bonus would be the touchscreen infotainment system that is slick to use.Proton SagaBut after living with it for a good month, I’ve come to notice a few niggles with the car and these may

Shaun

Shaun

Jun 11, 2020

The Saga continues: Proton Saga, 1.8 million units later

As July 9 looms upon us, we take this opportunity to celebrate an iconic nameplate in Malaysian automotive history. For it was on July 9 1985 that the Proton Saga started rolling off the production lines. An impressive feat, seeing that Perusahaan Otomobil Nasional (Proton) had just been established 2 years prior.And now, here we are, the Saga nameplate still with us, still going strong, still staying true to its humble origins and purpose and ever popular with Malaysian consumers. In fact,

Jason

Jason

Jul 7, 2020

Proton says the Saga outsold the Perodua Bezza, but did it really?

The updated Proton Saga is now the best-selling model in the A-segment class. According to Proton, the Proton Saga had broken the 4,000 unit sales per month barrier for three consecutive months, bringing its cumulative sales for 2019 to 34,422 units.The number represents a 32 percent year-on-year growth. “The Saga has been a big success for Proton since its launch in August. In just four months, we have already achieved more than 35,000 bookings and currently, every unit our factory can de

Hans

Hans

Dec 4, 2019

Lakaran: Proton X50 spec kosong, masih cun tanpa ‘makeup’?

Kereta spek permulaan dengan rim keluli serta bampar yang tidak dicat adalah perkara yang telah lepas di Malaysia. Mengenai Proton X50, varian pengenalan 1.5T Standard yang berharga RM 72,900 masih mempunyai ciri yang mencukupi.Tetapi bagaimana kalau ada variant yang lebih bawah? Baru-baru ini, Theophilus Chin telah melakar Proton X50 spec kosong yang berwarna putih. Sejujurnya, ia masih boleh diterima.Istilah “spec kosong” sebenarnya cukup sesuai untuk anda yang hanya memerlukan ker

Faisal

Faisal

Jan 22, 2021

Rendered: Proton X50 “kosong spec”, still pretty without make up?

Base model cars with steel wheels and unpainted bumpers are pretty much a thing of the past in Malaysia. In its lowest trim, the Proton X50 is still well-equipped and starts at RM 72,900* (1.5T Standard).But what if there was a cheaper variant? Well, Theophilus Chin has had enough free time to render this Proton X50 “Kosong Spec” in white, complete with steelies and to be honest, it doesnt look too bad.Base spec Daihatsu Ayla in Indonesia doesnt even have air conditioningBase spec or

Arif

Arif

Jan 24, 2021

Proton Saga terbabas, bukan jatuh bangunan

Tular di media sosial semalam apabila sebuah Proton Saga didakwa jatuh daripada parkir bangunan di pusat beli belah Station 18, Ipoh. Video yang memaparkan sebuah Proton Saga dalam keadaan mengiring di perkarangan parkir menjadi tular apabila ia didakwa jatuh dari parkir tingkat atas. (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return;js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src =https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.5; f

Haris

Haris

Feb 2, 2021

Intipan: Proton Saga diuji di Lahore, Pakistan?

Beberapa intipan Proton Saga yang sedang diuji di Lahore telah dijumpai berdasarkan laporan CarSpiritPK.com. Menurut mereka, syarikat Proton akan bekerjasama dengan Al-Haj Automotive untuk memperkenalkan barisan kenderaan mereka di Pakistan, bermula dengan Proton Saga.Proton Saga akan didatangkan dengan enjin yang lebih kecil untuk mendapat potongan cukai yang lebih tinggi di Pakistan. Ia bakal mendapat enjin berkapasiti bawah 1.3 liter untuk memberikan harga yang lebih menarik dalam p

Faisal

Faisal

Sep 1, 2020

Pros and Cons: 2020 Proton Saga – Love the value, but fuel economy is poor

The third-generation Proton Saga was introduced back in 2016 and it received its mid-life update in August 2019.Perhaps the biggest improvement done to the Saga was the discontinuation of the Punch-sourced CVT-type automatic transmission, which has been replaced by a Hyundai-sourced four-speed torque converter automatic unit.Previously a B-segment model, Proton has since redesignated the Saga as an A-segment sedan to compete against the Perodua Bezza – the Saga’s primary rival.The Pr

Eric

Eric

Dec 31, 2020

Proton Saga - layak terima lambang R3 untuk jualan?

Proton SagaProton Saga adalah model Proton yang sudah menjengah umur 35 tahun sejak awal pelancarannya. Model facelift generasi ke 3 sekarang adalah antara model Proton Saga yang hampir sempurna sehingga menyukarkan penambahbaikan generasi akan datang.Proton Saga edisi ulangtahun ke-35Walaubagaimanapun, bagaimana keadaan Proton Saga jika menerima lambang R3? Jika khabar angin mengatakan bahawa Proton Iriz bakal menerima tambahan aksesori R3 justeru Proton Saga juga harus disyorkan untuk menerima

Haris

Haris

Dec 21, 2020

Spyshot: Proton Saga R3 dalam penghantaran, 2 model Proton R3 bakal diluncurkan?

Proton secara senyap telah membawakan sebuah lagi kejutan tahun 2021. Kali ini, giliran Proton Saga pula menerima lambang R3.Gambar intipan daripada rakan media Funtasticko memperlihatkan Proton Saga dengan lambang R3 pada bahagian bonet di atas treler untuk penghantaran. Destinasi model ini masih menjadi misteri.Selain daripada Proton Saga R3, sebuah lagi model Proton R3 iaitu Proton Iriz turut dilihat berada di atas treler untuk penghantaran. Memandangkan kedua-dua model ini diintip di atas tr

Haris

Haris

Feb 8, 2021

Evolusi kereta Perodua spec ‘kosong’. Apa yang berubah dalam kereta ini?

Perodua AxiaKereta adalah antara pembelian termahal kita. Biasanya masa selama 5, 7, atau bahkan 9 tahun diambil hanya untuk membayarnya. Sebilangan daripada kita mungkin mengambil jalan yang kurang popular dengan mengelakkan pinjaman. Apabila pengeluar kenderaan mempertimbangkan bajet pengguna yang ketat, pengeluar kenderaan telah menawarkan sebuah kenderaan spesifikasi asas atau kereta spec "kosong".Secara asasnya, kereta bertujuan untuk membawa anda dari satu tempat ke suatu tempat

Haris

Haris

Sep 30, 2020